Sprung by Alexis Adrienne

Sprung

Knitting
March 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 19.5 rows = 2 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
159 - 189 yards (145 - 173 m)
One Size
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Spring Has Sprung!

Finally, Spring. Time for blossoms—and your fingers—to come out of hibernation. You survived Winter! Why not celebrate with a pair of decadent, silky-soft fingerless mittens? Go ahead, treat your hands to something truly special this season. You earned it!


Finished Measurements
7.25” (18.5 cm) long x 6” (15 cm) circumference (un-stretched).
Fits average/medium female hand width; directions to adjust the length are included.

Yarn
The Fibre Co. Road to China Light (65% Baby Alpaca, 15% silk, 10% camel, 10% cashmere; 159 yards / 145 meters / 50 grams): 1 full skein in Grey Pearl (MC) + approx. 30 yards / 10 grams in Carnelian (CC) for embroidery.

Needles
One 8” (20 cm) circular needle size US 3 (3.25 mm)—optional; see note.
One set of four double-pointed needles size US 3 (3.25 mm).

Change needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Note
This pattern was worked using an 8” (20 cm) circular needle. If you cannot obtain, or dislike using, a small-circumference needle, double-pointed needles may be used throughout.

Gauge
14 stitches & 19.5 rounds = 2” (5 cm) in stockinette stitch.

Special Notions
2 stitch markers (it’s best to have one unique marker for BOR)
2 small stitch holders, or scraps of waste yarn
1 darning needle (for duplicate stitch and weaving in ends) + 1 sharp sewing needle (for french knots)
Scissors

Techniques
Knitting in the round / with double-pinted needles.
Increasing / decreasing.
Embroidery (links to tutorials provided in pattern).

Don’t forget to check out Sprung: The Headband.
The pattern is FREE in my Ravelry shop!